from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A march that is longer or faster than usual, as for a critical destination.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Soldiers, especially infantry, being made to move at a speed that would normally tire them excessively, to meet a military necessity.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a march of one or more days made with all possible speed.


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